Bring your group
Melford has a diverse collection and an intriguing story of a family home which will interest everyone from art lovers, to those with an interest in naval millitary history or even Beatrix Potter.
Booking your visit
Please book all group visits in advance so that we can arrange a warm welcome for you. This will also allow your group to qualify for our group rate admission. Call us on 01787 379228 for more details or to book your visit.
When you arrive...
Please use the coach entrance 100m north of the main gatehouse
Be welcomed on-board your coach by one of our visitor reception team
Get your tickets at visitor reception
Enjoy your pre-booked talk (optional)
Visit our tearoom in small groups (there are only 30 seats inside)
Look around the house and garden at your own pace
How long to stay?
The average visit lasts one hour and 30 minutes. Many groups stay longer, especially if they also visit the beautiful village church, Holy Trinity, just across the village green.
A bite to eat..
Enjoy light refreshments such as sandwiches, cakes, afternoon tea and a selection of hot and cold drinks. We recommend that you pre-book two weeks before you visit to make the most of your day.